What is the role of disease-modifying agents in the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS) (RRMS)?

Updated: Oct 08, 2019
  • Author: Christopher Luzzio, MD; Chief Editor: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA  more...
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Treatment with disease-modifying agents is thought to slow the progression of RRMS. Unlike RRMS, SPMS without relapses does not seem to be responsive to currently available disease-modifying agents. [59]


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